Jo Stanko (Chairperson)
USDA Colorado Farm Service Agency (FSA)
Denver Federal Center
Building 56, Room 2760
PO Box 25426
Denver, CO 80225-0426
USDA’s Farm Service Agency extended deadlines on many of its programs because of the government shutdown and the emergency nature of many of the programs. Below are updated deadlines:
NAP: Submit Notice of Loss within 15 calendar days of the earlier of a natural disaster occurrence, the final planting date if planting is prevented by a natural disaster, the date that damage to the crop or loss of production becomes apparent; or the normal harvest date.
NAP: For hand-harvested crops, producer must notify County Office within 72 hours of the date of damage or loss first became apparent.
NAP: Application for Payment must be filed no later than 60 calendar days after the coverage period ends for the pay crop.
ELAP: Submit Notice of Loss the earlier of 30 calendar days of when the loss is apparent or Nov. 1st after the end of the program year in which the loss occurred.
Livestock Indemnity Program (LIP): Submit Notice of Loss within 30 calendar days of when the loss is apparent
USDA Hay Net
FSA has a national website for producers to list information concerning the need for or the ability of hay.